Paid Year-Long Internship

deadline 18 July 2018
employer Fresno State University
type Internship
approved Yes

Fresno State University Strength & Conditioning is currently accepting applications for the position of Intern Strength and Conditioning Coach to contribute to the Program for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019.

This position offers valuable knowledge and hands on experience assisting the full-time coaching staff in all aspects of the strength and conditioning program and teams as assigned, as well as providing qualified candidates the opportunity to support the coaching staff with training sessions and all 19 Olympic Sports in compliance with NCAA rules.

During the internship, potential candidates will receive experience working at the Division 1 level, have the opportunity to complete total hour requirements needed to sit for the SCCC Certification Exam, have the potential to earn recommendations for future career opportunities and receive college credit if applicable.

Responsibilities include but are not limited to assisting the strength and conditioning staff with implementation of training for assigned teams, assisting with supervision of athlete and training facilities, assisting with setup and breakdown down of equipment for training sessions, active participation in projects and assignments throughout the duration of the internship, as well as performing any other duties as assigned by the strength and conditioning staff.

- Potential candidates must possess a strong work ethic and character, great energy and enthusiasm, as well as the ability to demonstrate effective organization and communication skills.
- Must have a great desire to learn about the strength and conditioning profession as well as pursue a career in the collegiate setting.
- Required qualifications include current CPR/ AED certification, achievement or current pursuit of a Bachelor's Degree in Exercise Science or related course of study, as well as certification through the CSCCa or NSCA.
- Previous experience in a strength & conditioning program, coaching internship experience or collegiate athletics experience is preferred.

Position: Strength and Conditioning Intern
Hours: 20 per week. Must be willing work some early mornings, nights and weekends.
Internship Dates: August 13, 2018 to May 10, 2019. The position is for nine nonconsecutive months.
Pay: $1100 per month; no benefits
Application accepted between: June 26, 2018 to July 18, 2018
Location: 1620 E. Bulldog Lane, Fresno, CA 93740

To apply, submit the following required application materials, together in one PDF file, to Nick O'Brien, Assistant Strength and Conditioning Coach at:

Required Documents:
- Cover Letter
- Resume
- 3 References